This music is Jamacian style lovers rock at it's best. Recorded in LA. 9 of the songs are originals by various members of the band. Amomg the artists with whom Anthem has played are Sister Carol, Thirld World, Yellowman, Jimmy Cliff, Big Mountain, The Wailers Band, Burning Spear, Black Uhuru, Judy Mowatt, The Neville Bros, Maxi Priest, Spragga Benz, Louie Culture, Chacadimus and Pliers, John Holt, Ken Booth and Super Cat. Anthem is led by it's founder and talented songwriter, Courtney 'Coozie' Mellers. Coozie, who plays rhythm and bass guitar and keyboards has toured extensively thoughout the world and has successfully released his songs in America, Europe and Japan. Donald Rose, another original founder member of Anthem, has been performing professionally since the age of 15 and now helps shape Anthem's overall sound with his musical versatility and skillfull keyboard and guitar playing. Jermaine Mellers joined Coozie and Donald five years ago and compliments their skills with his unique and savvy flair on bass. Jermaine is also a gifted songwriter and singer. Carey Mellers brought his considerable talents on the guitar, bass and piano to Anthem six years ago and has helped to write and produce many of Anthem's popular tunes. Leslie, Anthem's drummer and percussionist, has prepared Anthem's sound for the new millenium and has toured with #1 Single selling R&B band High Five internationally. Finally, Rob Ellington, who has been performing since the age of 11 and who won an amateur contest at the Apollo Theatre, completes the sextet as the band's lead singer. September 4-7 Seacrets Ocean City, MD Thu 11 Black Eyed Sally's 350 Asylum St. Hartford CT 18-21 Seacrets Ocean City, MD Fri 26 Bradfords, Bedford St Stamford CT Sat 27 Vermont October Sat 4 Wedding Wallingford CT Thu 9 Black Eyed Sally's 350 Asylum St. Hartford CT Friday 10 Amberjacks a River Grille 35 New Haven Ave. Milford CT Thu 16 Black Eyed Sally's 350 Asylum St. Hartford CT Sat 25, 10:00 pm Murphy and Scarletti's 270 Farmington Ave. Farmington, CT Lions Den Friday 31 Bradfords, Bedford St Stamford CT November Fri 7 Amberjacks a River Grille 35 New Haven Ave. Milford CT Fri. 21 The Playwright 488 Summer St. Stamford CT Sat 22 The Roxy Norwalk CT 10:30 pm December Sat. 6 The Playwright 488 Summer St. Stamford CT Fri 19 Amberjacks a River Grille 35 New Haven Ave. Milford CT e-mail Coozie directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.